The legal aid cuts: why I turned my back on the law

[This article was previously published in legal magazine The Clapham Omnibus from Benham Publishing.] Today I’m a freelance writer. Three short years ago, I was an enthusiastic criminal defence solicitor. I represented people at the police station. I did trials at the magistrates’ courts and a handful of hearings at the crown courts, too. I even won … Continue reading The legal aid cuts: why I turned my back on the law